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Sep 12, 2012 9:00am EDT
, everyone. president obama this morning condemned the overnight attack on the u.s. consulate in libya that killed american ambassador chris stevens along with three american members of his staff. a senior defense official tells nbc news there is no indication that any u.s. marines are among the dead or wounded. anti-american protesters have also gathered for a second day outside the u.s. embassy in cairo, egypt. the protests in both countries were apparently triggered by a privately produced american video that denounces islam. president obama has ordered increased security for u.s. diplomats around the world. >>> the white house says president obama and israeli prime minister benjamin netanyahu reaffirmed their commitment to keep iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon. the two leaders spoke by hour by phone. netanyahu has been urging the u.s. and other nations to set what he called clear red lines for iran. >>> chicago's school system is at a standstill for a third day as the teachers union and school district negotiators failed to reach an agreement tuesday night. the union says a dea
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Sep 12, 2012 7:00am EDT
. anti-american protesters attack a u.s. consulate in libya and the embassy in cairo, egypt. this after a controversial film ignites a wave of violence. this morning, libyan officials tell nbc news that the u.s. ambassador to libya is dead along with three others. we're live in cairo. >>> high expectations. apple unveiling its newest version of the iphone today. what are the new features? how much will it cost? and can it keep apple on top of the smartphone game? >>> and life after murder. the first images of scott peterson on death row at san quentin prison for the murder of his pregnant wife and unborn child. we'll talk to the journalist given ray access inside the notorious prison today, wednesday, september 12th, 2012. nbc-universal television captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie live from studio 1 ak-in rockefeller, plaza. >>> good morning. welcome to "today" on this wednesday morning. i'm matt lauer. >> and i'm savannah guthrie. we're followinging breaking news that the u.s. ambassador to libya and three others are
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Sep 12, 2012 7:00am PDT
on a cargo ship in the port of ben ghazi and began building our relationship with libya's revolutionaries. he risked his life to stop a tyrant. then gave his life trying to help build a better libya. the world needs more chris stevenses. i spoke with his sister ann this morning and told her that he will be remembered. sean smith was an air force veteran. he spent ten years as a manager in the state department. he was posted at the hague and was in libya on a brief temporary assignment. he was a husband. to his wife heather. with whom i spoke this morning. he was a father to two young children, samantha and nathan. they will grow up being proud of the service their father gave to our country. service that took him from pretoria to baghdad and finally to benghazi. the mission that drew chris and sean and their colleagues to libya is both noeble and necessary. we and the people of libya honor their memory by carrying it forward. this is not easy. today, many americans are asking, indeed, i asked myself, how could this happen. how could this happen in a country we helped liberate in a city we hel
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Sep 16, 2012 6:00am PDT
>>> good morning. mounting mid east tensions, libya's president calls the consulate assault preplanned. the u.s. beefs up protection at embassies nearby, tensions rachet up between israel and iran. >>> the duke and duchess of cambridge keep a stiff upper lip during an overseas trip as their lawyers go to court to keep more topless photos of the royals from being published. >>> and happy birthday to us. weekend today turns 25 years old. this morning, we're looking back at 25 years of news. >>> tracks from around the world and, of course, good times. >> go, weekend today! >> and many of your favorite co-hosts are back to stay a stole down memory lane. today is sunday, september 16th, stole down memory lane. today is sunday, september 16th, 2012. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> and good morning, everyone. welcome to "today" on a sunday morning. i'm lester holt. >> and i'm jenna wolf. may i just say happy 25th anniversary. we are so thrilled to have a distinguished group of folks with us here in studio 1a this morning. >> that's quite a wide shot. all these peo
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Sep 13, 2012 7:00am EDT
.s. consulate in libya. this morning, questions about whether that was a spontaneous uprising or a coordinated terror atta. >>> who is -- the police officer caught on camera grabbing a 77-year-old woman from her car after a traffic stop. >> get out of the car, lady! >> but did her behavior moments earlier leave the officer with no other choice? >>> and ryan seacrest talks to justin bieber in what could be his most revealing interview yet today, thursday, september 13th, 2012. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> and good morning. welcome to "today" on a thursy morning. i'm savannah gurthrie. >> and i'm matt lauer, and we're following breaking news once again this morning. let's take a look at these live images from cairo where security forces are clashing with demonstrators. it's near the u.s. embassy and it's happening for a second straight day. this after angry protesters made it on to the grounds of the embassy in yemen's capital city overnight. >> there are reports that the perimeter of the compound there was breached and american flags burned. but we're told order has now bee
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Sep 16, 2012 8:00am EDT
>>> good morning, mounting mideast tensions, libya's president calls the consulate assault preplanned by foreign elements as the u.s. beefs up security today and embassies worldwide there is a deadly attack in afghanistan and tensions ratchet up this morning between israel and iran. >>> putting up a great front, the duke and duchess of cambridge keep a stiff upper lip during an overseas trip as their lawyers get set to go to court to keep more topless photos of the duchess from being published. >>> and happy birthday to us. "weekend today" turns 25 years old and this morning we're looking back at 25 years of breaking news. >> saddam hussein was hanged -- >> treks around the world -- >> good morning from shanghai. >> and, of course, good times. >> go "weekend today." >> and many of your favorite co-hosts are back to take a stroll down memory lane. today, sunday, september 16, 2012. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> and good morning, everyone, welcome to "today" on a sat saty morning. i'm lester hold. >> we are happy. >> that's quite a wide shot there. all hav
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Sep 13, 2012 7:00am PDT
days. and overnight, president obama called the presidents of both libya and egypt to talk about the response to the violence there. >> meanwhile, flags flying at half-staff at u.s. government buildings around the world for the four victims of the attack on the consulate in benghazi, libya, including ambassador chris stevens. >>> and there is political fallout as well. mitt romney taking heat from members of his own party for his criticism of the statement from the u.s. embassy in cairo following the initial demonstration there. this morning, we'll hear what president obama has to say about that. and we'll get reaction from republican senator john mccain. >>> we want to get right to nbc's chief foreign correspondent richard engel. he's in cairo for us once again. richard, good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning, savannah, from tahrir square. this the iconic place that became the scene of massive demonstrations from the united states, calling for more democracy. now, there is an ongoing clash here as some demonstrators are trying to attract u.s. embassy, which is right on t
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Sep 20, 2012 7:00am EDT
questions on capitol hill today over the deadly conflict attack in libya. and she's the only person to make fortune's 50 most powerful women list every year but fortune says she's barely asking her. we'll ask oprah winfrey what she thinks about that. >> we begin with today's eye opener, your world in 90 seconds. >>> my campaign is about the 100% of america and i'm concerned about them. >> mitt romney fights back in florida. >> turning the tables using the president's own words of a long time ago. >> republicans insist president obama's 1998 redistribution comments represent what the president always believed and still believes. >> the trick is figuring out how do we structure government systems that pull resources and, hence, facilitate some redistribution because i believe in redistribution. >> a top u.s. security official told a security panel wednesday the deadly attack in libya in which the american ambassador and three others were killed was a terrorist strike. >>> new census data shows while unemployment is too high and homeown ownership is too low, t economy is recover. >> a man was
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Sep 14, 2012 7:00am EDT
with the deadly attack on a u.s. consulate in libya. this as violent demonstrations rage outside the embassy in cairo yet again. >>> royal uproar. a french magazine publishes photos of the duchess of cambridge sunbathing topless at a private french villa. this morning the palace is furious saying kate is being hounded by the press like princess diana. >>> and giddy-up. it is the hottest song in dance on the planet. psy's "gangnam style." ♪ and his fans have packed our plaza ready to dance with the fan himself friday, september 14th, 2012. >>> from nbc news this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. >>> and good morning. welcome to "today" on a friday morning. i'm savannah guthrie and david, as they say in korean -- >> how you doing? >> what language is that? >> i'm david gregory. matt has the morning off. >> you didn't say it. >> probably a good thing. take a look at this crowd. we knew psy's song was popular. this is unbelievable. every day is a philosophy of life, dancing, that's it. >> sunday it's "meet the press" and friday it's invis
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Sep 15, 2012 5:00am PDT
overseas. the bodies of the four americans killed in libya returned to the u.s. on friday. president obama paid tribute to them during a solemn ceremony at andrews air force base. >> four americans, four patriots. they loved this country. and they chose to serve it. and served it well. >> this morning, the violent protests triggered by that film continue across the middle east. in response, including a coalition base in afghanistan. jim is in cairo. what's the latest? >> well, it's a quiet day here in cairo, but clearly, what happened as a result of that film triggered a spasm of violence across the globe. the effects of the day of rage were felt in afghanistan, two u.s. service members were killed in a sustained taliban attack on marine headquarters there in helmand province. the british royal, prince harry, was based nearby, but he went unhurt. the taliban later claimed that the attack was its response to the film. here in cairo, things do feel like they're getting back to normal. that four-day standoff between protesters and riot police was broken up early this morning. egyptian securit
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Sep 14, 2012 7:00am PDT
.s. consulate in libya. this as violent demonstrations rage outside the embassy in cairo yet again. royal uproar. french magazine published photos of the duchess of cambridge topless at a private french villa. they're saying kate is being hounded by the press like princess diana. >>> and giddyup. it's the hottest song and dance on the planet. psy gangham-style. >> and his fans have packed our plaza ready to get -- friday, september 14, 2012.3 c1 welcome on a friday morning. i'm savannah guthrie. i'm here with david gregory. >> how you doin? >>> i'm david gregory matt has the morning off. this is unbelievable. i know. sunday on "meet the press," is this a horse dance by david gregory. people started camping out by 5:00 a.m. the line is down to fifth avenue, down several blocks. the superstar psy will take to the stage and perform that. the wild dance moves gangham-style. everyone is doing the horse dance today. we can't stop. i was in the dressing room like practicing this all morning. >> you were. >> you'd be right. >> meanwhile, another thing, pre-orders start for the iphone 5. the hitch is tha
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Sep 13, 2012 9:00am EDT
, egypt, now in their third day. meantime, the pentagon is sending two warships to the coast of libya where an armed attack on the u.s. consulate tuesday killed four americans including ambassador chris stevens. >>> a u.s. military strike on iran would likely spark a major war in the middle east. this is according to a new report from the former -- from former military and government officials. the assessment finds that iran would retaliate both directly and through its allies and says that an effective military operation in iran would be more demanding than the wars in iraq and afghanistan combined. >>> the teachers strike in chicago has now dragged on into its fourth day. both the union and school district negotiators say they're making progress as talks resume there this morning. >>> well, this year's outbreak of the west nile virus is on track to be the deadliest ever. cases of the mosquito-bourn illness have jumped 35% since last week. but the worst of the outbreak has likely past. some 118 people have died from west nile virus so far this year. >>> actress kathy bates who beat o
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Sep 19, 2012 9:00am EDT
's deadly attack on the u.s. consulate in libya was planned and pre-medita pre-meditated. officials say the violence was sparked by the anti-islam film made in the u.s. >>> it's back to school for some 350,000 students in chicago this morning as the teachers union has reached an agreement with the school district to end a seven-day strike. mayor rahm emanuel called the deal a, quote, honest compromise over issues including teachers evaluations and job security. >>> for the first time a group of female u.s. soldiers heading to afghanistan will wear new body armor tailored to a womany's body. the vest is shorter and eliminates gaps between the protective material and the body. female soldiers have said that poorly fitting armor made it hard to bend over, get in and out of vehicles or position rifles against their shoulders. >>> and a tiny ancient scrap of papyrus is sparking a huge religious and historical debate. was jesus married? the fragment was written in coptic back in the fourth centuries, and it quotes jesus as referring to his wife. a second line adds, quote, she will be able to
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Sep 25, 2012 7:00am EDT
.n. was founded. he'll invoke the name of chris stevens, the u.s. ambassador who was killed in the libya attack and say that the future has to be determined by people like chris stevens and not by his killers, and he will refer to that controversial video which attacked the prophet muhammad. he'll say that no video justifies the kind of violent attacks that that brought on. and on iran, he's going to say that a nuclear armed iran is not a challenge that can be contained. charlie, norah? >> bill, the president seems to have time for a midday television show, but they are saying he's not going to meet with any world leaders, no bilateral meetings. >> simply put, this is about politics in an election year. he did have -- last year, for example, 13 meetings with other world leaders while he was here in new york. and this year, none. zero. >> are we sure he's not going to meet with any of them? i mean, behind closed doors, there will be no opportunity for the president to have any conversation with any world leaders regardless of how important the issue may be? >> well, there will be a chance for hi
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Sep 27, 2012 7:00am EDT
this morning over the attack on the american consulate in benghazi libya. on wednesday, secretary of state hillary clinton seemed to suggest for the first time that al qaeda was behind the attacks that killed the american ambassador to libya but this morning the state department is saying hold on. margaret brennan is here with us. this is an example where the state department does not like the story that's on the front page of the papers today. >> she do not. the secretary gave a speech about mali. two references to al qaeda. because of that the "new york times" wrote this story saying she is linking the two. senior aides to secretary of state say she absolutely does not have the evidence to assert that link right now. remember the fbi has to make this determination. they are still not in benghazi. state department will say, those that al qaeda and aqim is active in the region. there's arms coming from mali into libya and this is one of the countries where you have a new government that isn't in fully control of security in the area. >> they don't have the evidence, they are waiting for th
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Sep 22, 2012 5:00am PDT
attempt. >>> there's been an unprecedented show of public anger at libya's rampant militias. hundreds of protesters angry over the killing of the u.s. ambassador to libya stormed their compound of the islamic extremist militia suspected in the attack. they set fire to the building and handed the militiamen over to libya's national army. >>> hundreds of american airlines flights were cancelled this week and hundreds more delayed after an increase in maintenance write-ups. nbc's mark potter has reaction. >> reporter: with the labor battle between american airlines and its pilots heating up, passengers feel caught in the middle and worry about the company's future. >> i hope they survive this, you know. i hope it's a tough time right now. >> reporter: after american filed for bankruptcy last year it cut wages and benefits, agreed to by the flight attendants and ground workers but not the 7,500 pilots. now there are increased flight cancellations, nearly 400 this week according to flightstats.com. so far this month, only 49% of american flights have been on time, compared to 79% this time
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Sep 26, 2012 7:00am EDT
.s. consulate in libya that killed four americans, including ax chris stevens. nbc's ann curry sat down with libya's new president last night for an exclusive interview. >> reporter: would you call the attack on the u.s. consulate in benghazi an act of terrorism? >> i have no doubt about that, and it's a pre-planned act of terrorism directed against american citizens. >> reporter: what is your evidence that it was a pre-planned act of terrorism? >> number one, is choosing the date, 11th of september. it has all the significance. we take the facts about the way it was executed. can you see there's enough proof that it is a pre-planned act of terrorism. >> reporter: describe the attack based on your investigation. >> it's too early for me to give the details, but it was launched with a high degree of accuracy which means the perpetrators must have had some kind of exercise on how to hit and launch these rockets. >> reporter: you're confirming that rpgs were used in the initial attack. >> mortars. >> reporter: mortars were use in the subsequent attack. >> at the safe house, yes. >> reporte
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Sep 24, 2012 7:00am EDT
details from the personal journal of ambassador chris stevens who was killed in libya earlier this month. margaret brennan is with us. we have foreign policy on the front page. more than a hundred leaders gather here in new york. this specific story, libya a big story this week and what's going on. what was cnn reporting that the state department says was absolutely out of bounds. >> what happened is that cnn found his journal of ambassador chris stevens. his personal journal on the site of the consulate attack. according to the state department, despite the wishes of the stevens family to go ahead and report what was inside the journal. >> what did the journal say? >> according to cnn they had to report some of the information including the thought from ambassador stevens that he was on an al qaeda hit list. they say the state department is shooting the messenger and criticizing them for taking that information, reporting on it and then returning the journal to the family. >> which is pretty explosive if ambassador stevens suggested he thought his personal security was at risk. >> that'
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Sep 29, 2012 5:00am PDT
what led to the september 11 attack in libya that killed a u.s. ambassador was wrong. more this morning from nbc's justice correspondent, pete williams. >> reporter: a spokesman for the u.s. director of national intelligence now says the attack in benghazi was deliberate and organized. some of those involved, he says, were linked to groups affiliated with or sympathetic to al qaeda. it's a big change from the administration's original claim. >> what happened in benghazi was, in fact, initially a spontaneous reaction to what had just transpired hours before in cairo. >> reporter: now the republican chairman of the house homeland security committee says ambassador rice should step down. >> either she's intentionally misleading the american people and she should resign for that, or she's unqualified to be u.n. ambassador and she got the facts as wrong as she did and she should resign for that. >> reporter: but the white house's ambassador rice was simply offering the best information available at the time. pete williams, nbc washington. >>> prosecutors say before james holmes went on that
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Sep 22, 2012 7:00am EDT
ambassador chris stevens. the message is we had enough. overhead libya's military showed support for the crowd. things remained peaceful until after dark when core groups of protesters decided to enforce their message. they besieged several of the militia bases that dot the city and pushed them out. then they got into their cars and headed out to the suburbs to the main parra military base and that's when things got ugly. in the case of forced entry, looting and the militia fighters melting away into the night there was shooting in all directions. there were casualties, that much is clear but we still don't know how many were wounded or killed. now we just learned that that base that was stormed may in fact have been the official libyan military base and arms depot. that shows you the level of confusion here. in a situation like that the confusion can very easily turn into widespread fighting once again. >> elizabeth palmer, thank you. >>> the protests over that anti-muslim film go unabated more than after a week they began. this morning several people were injured in bangladesh
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Sep 21, 2012 7:00am EDT
classifying the deadly attack on the u.s. consulate in libya as a terrorist attack. president obama said extremists capitalized on outrage sparked by the anti-islam video to attack the diplomatic facility killing ambassador chris stevens and three others americans. the incident is now under investigation, but intelligence officials now believe it was a planned attack in the guise of a protest. >>> a new mug shot of colorado movie theater shooting suspect james holmes shows he's shaved off the neon orange hair he had last month. the 24-year-old appeared in court thursday where prosecutors dropped their bid to access a notebook he sent to a psychiatrist before the shootings. >>> the check is in the mail for victims of bernard madoff's ponzi scheme. on thursday a court-appointed trustee sent out checks for $2.5 billion, fulfilling nearly half of all the claims from madoff's clients. >>> one final flight for the space shuttle "endeavour" as it heads from edwards air force base to los angeles today. on thursday, a very special fly-over for the shuttle's final commander mark kelley who looked
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Sep 19, 2012 7:00am PDT
attack on the u.s. consulate in libya was planned and premeditated. officials say it appears violence was sparked by anti-islam film made in the u.s. >>> it is back to school for some 350,000 students in chicago as seven day teacher strike comes to an end. >> reporter: 98% of the teacher delegates voted to end the strike, head to class in the nation's third largest school district. the contract has to be ratified by 30,000 rank and file members. that's just a formality. heads off a confrontation with the chicago mayor who tried to get a court order to force them back to school. contract calls for 7% increase, 30% teacher evaluation linked with test scores and principals have hiring decisions. best news, kids are back in class in chicago public schools. natalie, back to you. >> much relief there. thanks. >>> nbc kicks off the third annual education nation summit this sunday. we will have full coverage here on nbc. stream it live on educationnation.com. >>> a tiny papyrus is starting debate. was jesus married? it was written in coptic and quotes him being married. she will be able to be
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Sep 28, 2012 7:00am EDT
. >> thank you, norah. >>> in libya the state department is pulling more staffers out of the american embassy for security reasons. leon panetta says unknown terrorists carried out the attack that killed the united states ambassador to libya and three other americans. >> the reason, i think pretty clearly it was a terrorist attack, is because a group of terrorists obviously conducted that attack on the consulate. and against our individuals. what terrorists were involved i think still remains to be determined by the investigation. but it clearly was a group of terrorists who conducted that attack against that facility. >> senior correspondent john miller joins us now. what's going on. why can't the fbi get in there and do what they were sent there to do? >> the security situation on the ground there is so brittle that the libyan government is very reluctant to have a team of a couple of dozen fbi people going to benghazi, when the only people they could get to protect them are militias, and they know that the crime scene is long ago compromised, trampled through. it may or may not yield anyth
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Sep 10, 2012 7:00am EDT
over the last year and a half, places like egypt and tunisia and libya, is this what's happening, a continuation of that, or is there a different dynamic there? >> it is a continuation of that, but we should also mention that it is the longest and one of the deadliest of these arab springs so far. at least 20,000 people have been killed so far here, and the international community appears still to be at a loss on how to stop it, matt. >> ann curry on the syrian border this morning, ann, thank you very much. you can see more of ann's coverage from syria all week here on "today" and on the "nbc nightly news" with brian williams. >> the day's other top stories with natalie morales. >> good morning to you. the spokesman to the taliban tells nbc news that they have a plan to kidnap or kill prince harry who is currently deployed in afghanistan. for now from the latest from kab kabul. >> reporter: the taliban spokesman referred to the british prince as a precious bird. they said that their priority is to abduct them, but if that doesn't work they say they will kill him, stating that the
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Sep 18, 2012 7:00am EDT
remarkable. you combine libya and the press conference which is polling horribly for him, the campaign shakeup yesterday that was in several publications, and then this video, very, very bad news. this is one of the worst weeks for any presidential candidate in a general election that any of us can remember around this table. >> and how dangerous potentially are these remarks? at one point he basically dismisses half the nation as deadbeats saying i'll never convince them that they should take personal responsibility and care for their lives. does this feed into the very narrative that the obama campaign is trying to push on romney. >> feeds into what jeff greenfield called the thurston howell iii candidate, david brooks is talking about it this morning. 47% of these, quote, victims that mitt romney talked about, were not going to vote for mitt romney anyway, but jeb bush and george w. bush, when they campaigned, they would always start their campaigns in inner cities. they would always go talk to the truly disadvantaged, not because they believed they would get those votes but because
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Sep 19, 2012 7:00am EDT
's currently no evidence that last week's deadly attack on the u.s. consulate in libya was planned and pre-meditated. officials say it appears that the violence was sparked by that anti-islam film made in the u.s. >>> it is back to school for some 350,000 students in chicago this morning as a seven-day teachers strike comes to an end. nbc's education correspondent rehema ellis is in chicago with more. good morning, raheema. >> reporter: good morning, natalie. 98% of the teacher delegates voted to suspend the strike and go back to class in the nation's third largest school district. it still has to be ratified by the 30,000 members of the rank and file in a couple of weeks, but that's a formality and that heads off a confrontation with chicago's mayor who threatened to go to course to force an end to the strike the under theters of the new contract the teachers get a 7% pay increase, 30% of their salary will be based on students' performance on test scores, and while principals will make hiring, 50% of the hirings have to come from laid-off teachers. today kids back in class in chicago much
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Sep 20, 2012 7:00am EDT
and staff in libya. over an amateur-ish anti-islamic film trailer online. france is acting quickly, already closing some schools in tunisia, indonesia, planning on shutting down embassies, cultural centers on friday, and at least 20 consults appearing violent. wednesday, attackers threw a small bomb into a kosher grocery outside paris causing minor injuries. the editor of the cartoons has said if you don't like them, go to court over it, referencing what prince william and kate did through lawyers this week winning against a magazine that ran topless photos of kate. and that is what others are doing, at least two muslim groups have filed suit saying the images incited hate. >> how far can we go? can we, indeed, go too far? that's what this story is about. >> reporter: in europe, running those cartoons can carry mortal risk. in denmark in 2005, over a period of years protests, arson, and embassy bombings, dozens killed, murder plots against the cartoonist. there was a murder plot and attack against a swedish cartoonist whom with others insist free expression cannot give in. >> reporter: some
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Sep 24, 2012 7:00am EDT
people and you also have in libya, for example, after the tragic death of your ambassador there, thousands of people coming out protesting against the killers and demanding action taken against them so, you know, in the end, you've got to see this as a long struggle in which we've got to be on the side of the decent people, and there are decent people out there. >> but we do worry what the result of the arab spring has been. mohamed morsi, the new president of egypt, gave an interview in advance of him coming to new york this week, and he said this. by backing dictatorial governments in the past, the quote, successive american administrations essentially purchased with american taxpayer money the dislike, if not the hatred, of the peoples of the region. how do you feel about that? >> well, i feel about that that, you know, there are actually most of the governments of the world dealt with, for example, president mubarak in egypt and by the way for perfectly sensible reasons, my government did as well. look, again, what you will find in all of these countries is they have thrown
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Sep 28, 2012 7:00am EDT
the president air cover. there are serious questions about what happened in libya in the absence of security, and what is our middle east policy, but romney's missteps really have given the president more camouflage than he would have expected. we'll learn a lot more next week when we have the rumble in the rocky mountains. >> that column, a conservative column asking for more details has been written every week by somebody about mitt romney for the last six months. there's your problem. >> and it says there's a leadership vacuum. the republicans i talked to say this is no longer about keeping score on policy. this is not about ideology. this is about can you see this person being president for another four years or for the first time? that's what they are faced with. >> on this question of empathy though, isn't it too late for mitt romney to change the way people view him? he began his campaign on june 2nd, 2011. the country knows who he is for the most part, sending ann romney talking about his health care plan in massachusetts and how that covered more people that not, can he change the w
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Sep 21, 2012 7:00am PDT
on the embassy in libya as a terrorist attack. president obama said extremists capitalized on outrage sparked by that anti-islam video. the incident is now under investigation but intelligence officials believe it was a planned attack in the guise of a protest. >>> james holmes shaved off the orange hair. they are arguing over a notebook he sent to a psychiatrist before the shooting. >>> a potential hostage in a downtown office complex. officials reportedly trying to negotiate with a man that carried a gun with two duffle bags with unknown contents. >>> the space shuttle heads from edwards air force base to los angeles. a special flyover for mark kelly in tucson who looked on in amazement with congresswoman gabrielle giffords. >>> and do you love honey boo boo and wish your child had a name like that? sugar bear and what's left for us? there's a nickname generator online. here is what they give us for savannah. shuga goober. willie geist, you're woo woo glitz, and the executive producer jim bell will be known as jinxy boo bear. all right. >> hold on, natalie, i have this going here. your nick
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Sep 10, 2012 7:00am PDT
, libya, is this a continuation of that or is there a different dynamic? >> reporter: it is a continuation of that. we should mention it is the longest and one of the deadliest arab springs. at least 25,000 have been killed so far, and the international community is at a loss how to stop it, matt. >> ann curry on the syrian border. see more of ann's coverage from syria all week on "today" and on "nbc nightly news" with brian williams. >>> a check of the other top stories. natalie morales. >> good morning. a spokesman for the taliban tells nbc news they have a plan to kidnap or kill prince harry who is currently deployed in afghanistan. nbc's atee a aboy ee has the latest. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, natalie. the taliban spokesperson said they referred to the british prince as a precious bird. they said their priority is to abduct him. if that doesn't work, they will kill him, using supervise in the afghan security forces referring to in filtration to keep tabs on prince harry and his whereabouts. they also say they will continue to fire rocket propelled grenades at apache heli
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Sep 28, 2012 7:00am PDT
. there are serious questions what happened in libya and absence of security and what's our middle east policy. but romney's missteps have given the president more camouflage than he would have expected. we will learn more next week when we have the rumble in the rocky mountains. >> that column, a conservative column asking for more details has been written every week by somebody about mitt romney the last six months. >> also says a leadership vacuum, republicans i talk to say this is no longer about keeping score on policy, not about ideology, this is about can you see this person being president for another four years or for the first time. that's what they're facing. >> on the question of empathy, isn't it too late for mitt romney to change the way people view him? he began the campaign june 2nd, 2011. the country knows who he is for the most part. by sending ann romney out, talking about the health care plan in massachusetts, how that covered more people than not, can he change the way people look at him? >> i don't know. i think it depends on the debate and what happens in the debate will
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